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CP - 1st Street Overpass (N)

Photos 

Full Span from Above

1st Street runs from left to right (S-N) and Oregon Street runs from top to bottom (W-E). The 1st Street bridge is visible in the upper left of the photo.

Photo taken by Mark Boettcher in August 2021

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BH Photo #510560

Street View 

Video 

Milwaukee, WI - CP 1st Street Viaduct

Mark Boettcher

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over 1st Street on Canadian Pacific Railway
Location
Wisconsin, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916
Builder
- Milwaukee Bridge Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 300.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.02811, -87.91102   (decimal degrees)
43°01'41" N, 87°54'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/425777/4764338 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 61267 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2022: New photo from Mark Boettcher
  • November 11, 2021: New video from Mark Boettcher
  • October 26, 2021: New photo from Mark Boettcher
  • June 8, 2014: Added by John Marvig

Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mark Boettcher